2008 Chevrolet HHR Recalls

RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 3 official 2008 Chevrolet HHR recalls. Find out if your 2008 Chevrolet HHR needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 10, 2014

On certain vehicles, the key can be removed from the ignition when it is not in the "off" position.

As of this writing General Motors has not yet released a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your GM dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 14113.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 23, 2008

In the event of a crash, the door on the dashboard storage bin may fail to remain closed, increasing the risk of injury.

Consider this a high priority recall; in the event of a crash, the dash storage bin door may open unexpectedly. Please contact your Chevrolet dealer; they will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 30, 2008

For vehicles not equipped with optional roof rail air bags, the head protection in a crash is is not adequate and does not meet federal requirements.

General Motors notified owners of affected vehicles starting in April 2008. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The General Motors recall number is 08016.